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Thousands of migrants saved off Libyan coast. (AP)Migrants from Eritrea and Somalia cheered as rescue boats arrived, with some jumping into the water and swimming toward them.


2016-08-29 13:48:44 -0600

Gene WilderThe famed director joins other stars in paying tribute to "one of the truly great talents of our time."


2016-08-29 15:03:00 -0600

A Turkish tank is stationed near the Syrian border, in Karkamis, Turkey. (Ismail Coskun/IHA via AP)The Pentagon pushes Turkey to "stay focused" and not engage in clashes that distract from the battle against ISIS.


2016-08-29 15:09:58 -0600